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09/27/17

Video: BANDALOOP Brings Vertical Dance to Holy Cross in Awe-Inspiring Performance

Crowds gathered to see troupe’s unique, gravity-defying performance on the side of a campus building

BANDALOOP, pioneers in vertical dance performance, brought their artistry to the College of the Holy Cross on Sept. 9 — specifically, to the....
08/26/17

Photo Gallery, Video: Excitement Sweeps Campus as Class of 2021 Moves In

Bright and early on Aug. 26, the 819 members of the Class of 2021 arrived on Mount St. James, ready to kick off the next four years of their lives as....
06/28/17

Video: Take a Look Inside the New Joyce Contemplative Center

In first year of operation, quarter of student body took part in retreat or contemplative program

One of the distinguishing features of the Holy Cross experience got grander this past academic year. The College’s well-established retreat....
05/18/17

Class of 2017: Last Thoughts From the Hill

As the members of the Class of 2017 prepare to graduate, they think back on their time at the College — what experiences changed them, what....
04/27/17

Better Not Bitter: Kate Barrett ’14 Gets Back on Her Feet After Ski Accident

Barrett credits the support of the Holy Cross community for its positive impact on her recovery

“Better. Not Bitter.” That’s one of the slogans Kate Barrett ’14 stared at in her room, for three grueling, intense months, at Boston’s....
04/21/17

Holy Cross Takes on Sirens and Cyclopes with Marathon Reading of the ‘Odyssey’

Reading served as fundraiser for local refugees

Twenty readers. Twelve hours. One epic. This was the challenge accepted by the students and faculty who participated in a marathon reading of the....
02/22/17

‘I LOVE HC’ Fundraising Challenge a Record-Breaking Success

6100-plus donors raise $1.8 million in 24 hours

This past Feb. 14 was a Valentine’s Day for the books. The record books, that is! For 24 hours, the Holy Cross community was challenged to show its....
02/16/17

Holy Cross Faculty Member Recognized for Contributions to Catholic Higher Education

Thomas Landy, director of the Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J., Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture at the College of the Holy Cross, was awarded....
02/10/17

Time-Lapse Video: 13 Inches of Snow Blanket Campus

Over a foot of snow fell on Mount St. James on Feb. 9, 2017, and the College’s three campus webcams captured the action in this one-minute....
12/22/16

Video: Former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins ’63 Honored as Helmerich Distinguished Author, Reads Poetry on NPR

NPR, Tulsa World

The Tulsa Library Trust presented Billy Collins ’63, former U.S. Poet Laureate, with the Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Author Award on Dec. 2....
12/21/16

Video, Photo Gallery: Holy Cross Wishes You a Merry Christmas

With lights strung and snow frosting the ivy-covered buildings of campus, the College of the Holy Cross has come to life this winter with the warmth....
12/09/16

Video: Holy Cross History Professor Featured in PBS Pearl Harbor Documentary

PBS

Edward O’Donnell, associate professor of history at the College of the Holy Cross, was recently featured in the PBS documentary special “Pearl....
12/09/16

Video: Two-Time Heisman Candidate Gordie Lockbaum ’88 Featured by ESPN in ‘30 for 30 Short’

ESPN

Gordie Lockbaum ’88, two-time Heisman Trophy candidate and Holy Cross Hall of Famer, was recently the subject of an ESPN 30 for 30 Short titled....
11/30/16

Video: Holy Cross Students are ‘More Engaged’

Holy Cross enriches every dimension of the student experience — from renowned, engaged faculty to hands-on learning opportunities — both on our....
09/06/16

Video: Take a Look at Campus Life After the Sun Sets

Learn more about campus clubs and organizations at annual Co-Curricular Extravaganza

What is life like on the College of the Holy Cross campus after the sun sets?
08/27/16

Photo Gallery, Video: Class of 2020 Receives A Holy Cross Welcome on Move-In Day

Up College Hill and through the gates of campus, cars filled with books, bins, and eager first-year students arrived at the College of the Holy Cross....
08/24/16

VIDEO: Stephen Colbert Talks Holy Cross in Web Exclusive

In a Facebook web exclusive, comedian and host of “The Late Show” Stephen Colbert demonstrated the far reach of the College of the Holy Cross....
07/12/16

Video: Total Giving to Holy Cross Breaks Record With $46.7 Million Raised

College surpasses 50 percent participation in alumni giving

A total of 21,074 alumni, parents, students, employees, and friends made gifts to the College in the past year. For the 10th consecutive year, the....
06/02/16

Video: Spring Blooms on Holy Cross Campus

From student-filled greens across campus to the vibrant flowers lining our walkways, spring has taken root at Holy Cross. The sun’s welcomed warmth....
05/11/16

Video: Class of 2016 Shares What’s Next

Whatever their chosen paths, members of the class of 2016 promise to, in the words of St. Ignatius, “set the world on fire.” Rich Holy Cross....
04/25/16

‘Major in Anything…Succeed in Business’

Holy Cross Magazine

At first, the first year student from New York City was thinking of majoring in psychology, then he turned his attention to economics. Later on, he....
04/08/16

Photo Gallery, Video: Obama Advisor Broderick Johnson ’78 Speaks on ‘My Brother’s Keeper,’ Other White House Initiatives

  College of the Holy Cross alumnus Broderick Johnson ’78 returned to campus March 30 to discuss his work on behalf of President Obama as....
03/10/16

Crusaders Win Patriot League Championship

Junior forward Malachi Alexander totaled 26 points, nine rebounds and three assists, as the Holy Cross men’s basketball team defeated Lehigh 59-56....
03/04/16

Men’s Basketball Knocks Off Bucknell In Double Overtime Thriller

Junior forward Malachi Alexander totaled 20 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two steals, as the Holy Cross men’s basketball team defeated....
03/03/16

New Webcams Provide Live Video Stream of Campus, Contemplative Center

Four new webcams provide a 24/7, high definition video stream of different locations at Holy Cross. The webcam videos work across all devices,....
03/03/16

Photo Gallery: Contemplative Center Architectural Concepts Come to Fruition

Thanks in part to a cooperative winter, construction on the Thomas P. Joyce ’59 Contemplative Center is moving along swiftly and steadily. Concrete....
01/14/16

Video: Winter on the Hill Is All About Making Memories

Winter at Holy Cross — a time to cement friendships by creating cherished memories. A glistening snow-covered campus plays host to impromptu....
12/18/15

Video, Photo Gallery: Holy Cross Wishes You a Merry and Peaceful Christmas

Watch the Holy Cross Chamber Singers perform “Carol of the Bells”

From the music of the College Choir and Chamber Orchestra filling the chapel, to students laughing over gingerbread houses, the sights and sounds of....
10/29/15

Video: The Splendor of Autumn on Mount St. James

Is there any place more beautiful and exciting than Mount St. James in the fall? The New England air becomes cool and crisp. The leaves turn....
10/06/15

Photo Gallery, Video: Campus Conversations and Discussion Connect Students with Distinguished Alumni

On Sept. 18, students had the special opportunity to hear from and interact with the five alumni selected as this year’s Sanctae Crucis....
09/30/15

Video: Holy Cross Faculty Offer Multidisciplinary Analysis of Pope’s Encyclical on Environment

In advance of Pope Francis’ historic visit to the United States, a multidisciplinary panel of Holy Cross faculty shared their perspectives on his....
09/29/15

Video: Holy Cross Community Members Celebrate Pope’s Historic U.S. Visit

Pope Francis, the world’s first Jesuit pope, made an historic trip to the U.S. last week, stopping in Washington D.C, New York City and....
08/29/15

Photo Gallery, Video: Members of Class of 2019 Move Into Their New Home

Hundreds of volunteers greet newest members of the Holy Cross community

  The steady stream of packed cars making their way up College Hill and snaking through Gate 7 on the morning of Aug. 29 signaled the start of....
08/07/15

Video: Idyllic Summer Months Bring Different Feel to Holy Cross Campus

From longer days to lush lawns and trees to colorful garden beds, the resplendent beauty of the Holy Cross campus shines most brightly during the....
06/23/15

Video: How Spring Arrives at Holy Cross

We don’t play favorites, but April and May rank pretty high among the 12 months here on Mount St. James. Trees bloom in pale pink and white, in....
06/08/15

Reunion 2015: A Time to Reconnect, Reminisce and Remember

Among Holy Cross’ many points of pride are its alumni and their loyalty to alma mater. Never is this pride more on display than during Reunion....
05/22/15

Holy Cross Awards 724 Bachelor of Arts Degrees During Commencement Exercises

Public interest lawyer Bryan Stevenson dares grads to change the world

In an extemporaneous address at the College’s 169th Commencement Exercises held on May 22, social justice advocate Bryan Stevenson challenged....
05/18/15

Senior Spotlight: Holy Cross Is the Place to Strive Academically and Athletically, Says Evan Ocello

NAME Evan Ocello HOMETOWN Camarinollo, Calif. STUDIES Chemistry major BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Varsity baseball captain (all-time steals leader at Holy....
05/18/15

Senior Spotlight: Holy Cross Provides Small Campus with Big Reputation, says Valedictorian Nick Cormier

NAME Nicholas Cormier HOMETOWN Feeding Hills, Mass. STUDIES Biology and sociology major, premedical concentration FENWICK SCHOLAR Cormier had an....
05/18/15

Senior Spotlight: Liberal Arts Education Connects Science and the Social Sciences for Raven Tukes

NAME Raven Tukes HOMETOWN Morrow, Ga. STUDIES Chinese language major, education studies minor BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Student Programs for Urban....
05/18/15

Senior Spotlight: Unique Experiences at Holy Cross Develop Students, Says Camille Santrach

NAME Camille Santrach HOMETOWN North Oaks, Minn. STUDIES History major, Resistance, Revolution and Reaction concentration BEYOND THE CLASSROOM....
04/17/15

Video: Students Celebrate Purple Pride Day

Tyson Youngs ’17 gets the campus excited for Purple Pride Day 2017. Video by Tom Rettig Students on campus are celebrating the annual Purple Pride....
04/06/15

Video: Alumni Couples Share Their Tales of Love

Video by Tom Rettig After they cross the commencement stage, Holy Cross students leave campus with an academic degree that will serve them well in....
02/04/15

Holy Cross Launches Groundbreaking Web Resource for Exploring Catholic Practice Around the World

The College of the Holy Cross has launched an ambitious online global initiative called Catholics & Cultures (www.catholicsandcultures.org). The....
12/17/14

Video, Photo Gallery: Christmastime at Holy Cross is a Sight to See

Watch as College Choir performs ‘For Unto Us a Child is Born’

Exhibit A that this is the most wonderful time of the year: the Holy Cross campus. From festive decorations to sounds of the season to snow gently....
12/12/14

Video: What is CreateLab?

Innovative Team-Taught Class Encourages Students to Take Risks

Video by Tom Rettig “CreateLab is… I wouldn’t even call it an experimental course, it’s more of an experiment,” explains  Leah Hager....
12/05/14

Student Video Profile: Oswaldo Subillaga ’16

‘At Holy Cross, I’ve always felt accompanied on the route we travel toward success’

‘At Holy Cross, I’ve always felt accompanied on the route we travel toward success’ ‘En Holy Cross siempre me he sentido acompañado en ese....
11/19/14

Video, Photo Gallery: Students Meet With Neil deGrasse Tyson in Exclusive Seminar

YouTube video of astrophysicist giving 6-year-old audience member life advice goes viral

Photography and video by Tom Rettig, Christian R. Santillo, Dan Vaillancourt On Thursday, Nov. 13, Neil deGrasse Tyson, American astrophysicist and....
11/07/14

Video: Fall Foliage Makes for Breathtaking Scenes on Holy Cross Campus

New England is known for its foliage, and the Holy Cross campus — nestled on a hillside in Central Massachusetts — provides the perfect setting....
09/16/14

Artist-in-Residence Cristina Pato and Renowned Composer Osvaldo Golijov to Lead Concert and Panel Discussion

'Time, Memory & Identity' theme to be explored; musicians from Boston-based ensemble 'A Far Cry' to perform

College of the Holy Cross artist-in-residence Cristina Pato and Loyola Professor of Music Osvaldo Golijov will lead a concert and panel discussion on....
09/03/14

Environmental Champion Slottje ’89 on Crusade to Protect America Against Fracking

Winner of top environmental prize to visit Holy Cross for panel discussion

Attorney Helen Holden Slottje ’89, who has helped organize bans against hydraulic fracturing (or, “fracking”) in dozens of New York....
07/11/14

Strong Alumni Support Makes for Record-Breaking Year in Giving to Holy Cross

Despite national trends indicating a decline in alumni participation rates at many institutions, Holy Cross once again surpassed 50 percent donor....
05/19/14

Video: Galician Bagpiper Cristina Pato Kicks Off Arts Initiative With Rousing Performance

Students, faculty, staff and members of the general public who showed up to the Hogan Campus Center Ballroom recently for the launch of a new arts....
05/13/14

‘African community leaders call for Nigeria to respond to kidnappings’

NECN/Worcester News Tonight

In a recent segment for Worcester News Tonight, Munya Munochiveyi, assistant professor of history at the College of the Holy Cross, offered his....
05/12/14

Senior Spotlight: Valedictorian Jeff Reppucci Made Impact on Campus and Around the World

NAME Jeffrey Reppucci HOMETOWN Newburyport, Mass. STUDIES Russian major BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Co-founder and president of Students Helping Children....
05/12/14

Senior Spotlight: Jesuit, Liberal Arts Education Provides Enriching Experience for Lily Meehan

NAME Lily Meehan HOMETOWN Wayne, Penn. STUDIES French and art history double major BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Senior interviewer, outreach e-board member,....
05/12/14

Senior Spotlight: Supportive Community, Strong Academics Distinguish Holy Cross, Says Meiling May

NAME Meiling May HOMETOWN Las Vegas STUDIES Biology major, College Honors Program BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Research assistant in the laboratory of Ann....
05/12/14

Senior Spotlight: Holy Cross Is Community Where Everyone Matters, Says William Geddes

NAME William Geddes HOMETOWN Cumberland, R.I. STUDIES Physics major, education minor, Teacher Education Program, and College Honors Program BEYOND....
05/12/14

Senior Spotlight: Academics, Athletics, Community Service Make for Rich College Experience, Says Gary Acquah

NAME Gary Acquah HOMETOWN Bronx, N.Y. STUDIES Sociology major, Deaf studies minor BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Holy Cross varsity football captain, Patriot....
05/07/14

‘NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams’ Showcases Holy Cross and Working for Worcester Project

Senior Jeffrey Reppucci Helps to Rebuild His College Town

On May 6, the College of the Holy Cross and the Working for Worcester project  took a place in the national spotlight as “NBC Nightly News with....
04/29/14

Holy Cross Featured on ‘Chronicle’ TV Newsmagazine

WCVB

The College of the Holy Cross was included in a recent “Chronicle” segment highlighting the city of Worcester. The segment, which aired on April....
01/13/14

Video: First-Year Students Contemplate New Chapter in Life at Escape Retreat

Video by Kate Benjamin ’15 Held twice each fall semester, the 24-hour Escape Retreat is designed for all first-year students, Catholic and....
01/08/14

Video: PBS Airs Television Premiere of ‘Azul’ by Music Professor Osvaldo Golijov

New York Philharmonic with Yo-Yo Ma perform cello concerto

“Azul,” a critically-acclaimed cello concerto by Osvaldo Golijov, Loyola Professor of Music at the College of the Holy Cross, received its....
12/18/13

Video: Holy Cross a Cappella Groups Perform Christmas Classics

  It was standing room only for the annual Holiday a Cappella concert in the Hogan Campus Center Ballroom on Dec. 3. And it was no wonder —....
12/17/13

Video, Photo Gallery: Nathan Pine Named Athletic Director at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Nathan Pine, currently deputy athletic director at the University of Maryland, will become the next athletic director at the....
11/20/13

Video: Student Support Helps Men’s Hockey Score Wins

The Holy Cross men’s hockey team defeated Sacred Heart, 4-3, at the Hart Center during the Atlantic Hockey opener earlier this month, and the....
11/06/13

Video: How Liberal Arts Education Enhances Careers in the Arts

As part of the ongoing series, “Holy Cross On the Road” traveled this fall to New York City to showcase the best of the College’s arts....
07/17/13

Video: Five Holy Cross Alumni Honored With Sanctae Crucis Awards

Having trouble viewing the video? Watch it on YouTube. Holy Cross takes justifiable pride in its clearly articulated and widely “lived” mission....
07/03/13

Video: Music Department Hits All the Right Notes, Students Say

The music department at Holy Cross is distinctive among nationally-ranked liberal arts colleges for its quality, range, and robust offerings. There....
06/20/13

Video: Hundreds Make Positive Impact in Worcester as Part of Community Outreach Efforts

Video by Kate Benjamin ’15 More than 700 members of the Holy Cross community lived out the Jesuit call to be “men and women for....
05/09/13

Senior Spotlight: Faculty Mentorship Opens New Doors for Christine Freije

NAME Christine Freije HOMETOWN Worcester, Mass. STUDIES Theatre major in the College Honors Program BEYOND THE CLASSROOM President of the Alternate....
05/09/13

Senior Spotlight: As Mission-Based Institution, Holy Cross Stands Out in Crowded Marketplace, Says Malik Neal

NAME Malik Neal HOMETOWN Philadelphia STUDIES History major with Asian studies concentration in the College Honors Program BEYOND THE CLASSROOM....
05/09/13

Senior Spotlight: Wealth of Opportunities Makes Holy Cross Special, Says Frances Klimczak

NAME Frances D. Klimczak HOMETOWN Collinsville, Conn. STUDIES Mathematics major with peace and conflict studies concentration BEYOND THE CLASSROOM....
05/09/13

Senior Spotlight: Rich Undergraduate Experience Made Holy Cross Perfect Fit for Valedictorian Travis LaCouter

NAME Travis LaCouter HOMETOWN Concord, N.H. STUDIES Political science and Catholic studies double major in the College Honors Program BEYOND THE....
05/09/13

Senior Spotlight: Division I Hockey, Strong Academics Make Holy Cross Good Fit for Brandon Nunn

NAME Brandon Nunn HOMETOWN Fairport, N.Y. STUDIES Economics major, art history minor BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Men’s varsity ice hockey; Alpha Sigma Nu;....
04/17/13

Juliet Schor: Climate Responsibility and New Cultures of Consumption

Date of Lecture: April 17, 2013 About the Speaker: Juliet Schor, professor of sociology at Boston College, has focused on issues of work, consumption....
04/16/13

Video: Holy Cross Students Learn About the Stage and Themselves in Theatre Program

Students in the theatre department revel in the fun of the stage — the acting, costumes, sets, and, of course, the audience — but they are quick....
04/15/13

Video: Visual Arts Program at Holy Cross Helps Students See World in New Light

Students in the visual arts department at Holy Cross learn how to critically examine and express themselves through art. Their hard work is....
04/02/13

Video: Religious Studies Professor on Pope Francis and the Future of Global Catholicism

Mathew Schmalz, associate professor of religious studies and director of the College Honors Program at Holy Cross, recently gave a live web lecture....
03/21/13

‘Alumnae exhibit at Holy Cross’

Telegram & Gazette

In a video recorded by the Telegram & Gazette’s “Go!” section, the College of the Holy Cross’ Cantor Art Gallery showcased its most....
03/21/13

‘March Madness Begins’

Worcester News Tonight

In a light-hearted piece about the start of March Madness, Victor Matheson, associate professor of economics at the College of the Holy Cross and a....
03/20/13

Video: Holy Cross Students Show School Spirit on Purple Pride Day

Video by Kate Benjamin ’15 If you were on the Holy Cross campus Feb. 15 you may have noticed a little more purple than usual. That’s....
03/20/13

Video: Students Delve Into Culture Through Nicaragua Immersion Program

Video by Kate Benjamin ’15 During winter break, 16 Holy Cross students participated in an immersion program to Nicaragua to gain greater....
03/19/13

Live Video: Religious Studies Professor on Pope Francis and the Future of Global Catholicism

As the world marks the historic installation of the first Jesuit pope, alumni and other interested audiences are invited to take part in a discussion....
03/18/13

Shop Talk: Q&A With Holy Cross President Rev. Philip L. Boroughs

Worcester Business Journal

In a Worcester Business Journal “Shop Talk” feature, Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president of the College of the Holy Cross, discussed his....
03/17/13

CEO One-On-One: The Rev. Philip L. Boroughs

Telegram & Gazette

In the Sunday Business Matters section of the Telegram & Gazette, Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president of the College of the Holy Cross,....
02/27/13

Video: Highlights From the $25M Gift Announcement at Holy Cross

Prior ’56 makes largest gift in College’s history to enhance the arts

The overflow crowd of students, faculty and staff who gathered in Rehm Library for a special announcement on Feb. 13 didn’t have a clue what to....
02/26/13

Fishbowl Engages Campus Community in Discussion on Gun Violence

Sensible gun control, increased resources for mental health screening, and promotion of personal responsibility were among the suggestions of a group....
02/19/13

‘Holy Cross men’s hockey team in the pink’

NECN/Channel 3

On Feb. 16, the Holy Cross men’s hockey program held its fourth annual “Pink the Rink” during its game vs. Connecticut.  The team....
02/13/13

Alumnus Donates $25 Million to Holy Cross to Enhance the Arts

Largest single gift in College history is from telecommunications executive

Cornelius B. Prior, Jr., a 1956 graduate of the College of the Holy Cross and chair of the board of the telecommunications services company Atlantic....
02/05/13

Video: Community Prayer Celebrates the Many Faith Traditions at Holy Cross

New tradition at College met with great enthusiasm among students, faculty, staff

Hundreds filled Mary Chapel for the second annual Community Day of Prayer. The event, held on the first day that spring semester classes start,....
01/23/13

Holy Cross Wins Industry Award for ‘I Love HC’ Campaign

The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) announced that the College of the Holy Cross received a silver award in its District....
12/20/12

Video: Members of the Holy Cross Community Wish You a Merry Christmas

Against a backdrop of scenes of the College’s beloved holiday traditions, members of the Holy Cross community send greetings as the College....
11/05/12

Video: Holy Cross Political Science Chair Examines Electoral College, Impact on 2012 Election

Who will come out on top in the 2012 presidential election: Barack Obama or Mitt Romney? If the polls are to be believed, it’s a tight race.....
10/01/12

Video: Presidential Inauguration Marks New Chapter in Holy Cross’ Storied History

View highlights of installation ceremony, remarks

The inauguration of Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., as 32nd president of Holy Cross on Sept. 14 marked the beginning of the latest chapter in the....
09/27/12

Live Video: Political Science Professor to Discuss the Electoral College and the 2012 Presidential Election

On Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. EDT, Donald R. Brand, professor and chair of political science at Holy Cross, will give a live web lecture on the Electoral....
09/24/12

Could This Be the End of Affirmative Action at Holy Cross?

In October 2012, the Supreme Court of the United States will hear arguments on Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, a case that challenges the....
09/14/12

Inauguration: Video of Inauguration of the President

09/14/12

Inauguration: Video of Presidential Address

By Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president Honored guests, esteemed colleagues, beloved family and friends, brother Jesuits: On this Feast of the....
09/14/12

Inauguration: Inaugural Address

By John J. DeGioia It is an honor for me to be with you today as we celebrate this extraordinary moment in the life of this community.  I can’t....
09/11/12

Video: Students Say Studying Abroad Is Invaluable, Transformative Experience

Imagine building recreational facilities and promoting healthy life choices to children in Russia. Or translating poems into English and watching....
09/10/12

Video: Why Is Holy Cross Important to the World?

Fr. Boroughs talks about the reasons, as well as principled leadership and meaning of ‘contemplatives in action’

In a video interview, Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president, discusses the unique qualities that make Holy Cross one of the nation’s finest....
09/05/12

Video: Move-In Day Serves as Perfect Welcome for Class of 2016

Members of the Class of 2016 spent all summer waiting for the start of college — and they were not disappointed. As students streamed through the....
08/03/12

Video: Holy Cross Magazine Features All Five A Cappella Groups

Mount St. James is home to not one, not two, but five student a cappella groups. And in the Summer 2012 issue of Holy Cross Magazine, you can get to....
06/04/12

Video: Paul Farmer Delivers Speech, Fr. McFarland Receives Honorary Degree at Commencement

The College’s 166th Commencement Exercises were held on May 25. View video highlights of the ceremony, including the presentation of an....
05/09/12

Senior Spotlight: Patrick Lowe Poised to Join Storied Tradition of Holy Cross Graduates in Medical Profession

NAME Patrick Lowe HOMETOWN Northborough, Mass. AREAS OF STUDY Biology major with concentration in biological psychology in the premed program BEYOND....
05/09/12

Senior Spotlight: ‘Tangible Love and Sense of Community’ Sets Holy Cross Apart, Says Colleen Melaugh

NAME Colleen Melaugh HOMETOWN Medfield, Mass. AREAS OF STUDY Economics and Spanish double major BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Spring Break and Fall Break....
05/09/12

Senior Spotlight: Jesuit Education Leaves Lasting Legacy on Valedictorian Mark Weyland

NAME Mark Weyland HOMETOWN Silver Spring, Md. AREAS OF STUDY Art history in the College Honors Program BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Chief features editor,....
05/09/12

Senior Spotlight: Nicole Ortiz Pursues Passion for Political Science at Holy Cross

NAME Nicole Ortiz HOMETOWN Whittier, Calif. AREAS OF STUDY Political science major with Latin American & Latino Studies concentration BEYOND THE....
05/09/12

Senior Spotlight: Academics and Athletics at Holy Cross Give Devin Brown ‘Best of Both Worlds’

NAME Devin A. Brown HOMETOWN Baltimore AREAS OF STUDY Psychology and prebusiness BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Men’s varsity basketball, Holy Cross....
04/10/12

Scholar-Athlete Sets Out to Help Russian Children on Davis Grant

Reppucci ’14 focused on recreation and health education for troubled youths

When Jeffrey Reppucci ’14 returned to the United States after an intensive six-week study abroad program in Moscow last summer, the Russian major....
04/03/12

Crusader Baseball to Hold ‘Team IMPACT Day’

Six-year-old cancer survivor to throw first pitch

On Wednesday, April 4, the Holy Cross baseball program will host its first ever “Team IMPACT Day” at Fitton Field during its game versus....
03/30/12

‘US lottery reaches record jackpot’

Al Jazeera

With the jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery topping half a billion dollars—the largest in history anywhere in the world—Al Jazeera called upon....
03/26/12

‘Breast cancer survivor Jackie Peterson’

FOX 25 News

In a FOX 25 “Fight for Pink” feature story, Jacqueline Peterson, vice president for student affairs and dean of students at the College of the....
03/07/12

Video: How Has Holy Cross Changed Since Years Chronicled in ‘Fraternity’?

Journalist Diane Brady chronicles the tumultuous era of the late 1960s and early ’70s at Holy Cross in the critically-acclaimed book....
01/27/12

Video: Seniors Pause to Reflect Before Starting Their Final Semester

Senior Convocation features personal reflections, performances

Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., had been on campus for exactly two weeks when he delivered the presidential address at Senior Convocation on Jan. 23.....
12/20/11

Video: Watch College Choir Perform ‘Lo, How A Rose E’er Blooming’

There’s no time quite like the Christmas season on the Holy Cross campus. To get a taste of what the most wonderful time of the year feels like....
12/06/11

Holy Cross Students Win National Video Contest

Klimczak ’13 and Regan ’15 demonstrate the value of learning a new language

Two Holy Cross students won a national video contest sponsored by Vista Higher Learning, a publisher of world language programs for educational....
11/29/11

Holy Cross to Celebrate Advent Season

Advent Festival of Lessons and Carols to be streamed live

The College of the Holy Cross will celebrate Advent with the following events: An Advent Reconciliation Service will be held on Dec. 5 at 8 p.m. in....
11/18/11

Video: Holy Cross Psychologist Explores Sleep Deprivation Among Adolescents

Renowned expert debunks myths, presents research findings

Are teenagers acting troublesome when they refuse to follow Ben Franklin’s “early to bed, early to rise” principle? Or is there an inherent....
11/18/11

Video: Patriot League Academic Conference Explores Ethics Across the Curriculum

Third annual conference held at Holy Cross draws scholars from around the country

About 50 scholars from higher education institutions across the country gathered on the Holy Cross campus for the third annual Patriot League....
11/02/11

Video: Holy Cross Students Bring Art to Life at Worcester Art Museum

College’s costume designer created all attire for lively event

Holy Cross theatre students and Worcester area community members dressed in costume and makeup to enact characters from the treasures in the....
10/27/11

Sneak Peek of Upcoming Performance ‘The Changeling’

Telegram & Gazette

The department of theatre at the College of the Holy Cross will present The Changeling on November 3-5 and 10-12 at 8 p.m. in Fenwick Theatre. The....
09/26/11

Live Video: Sleep Expert to Discuss ‘The ABC’s of ZZZ’s During Adolescence’

Psychology professor Amy Wolfson nationally recognized expert on sleep research

On Nov. 8 at 7 p.m., Amy R. Wolfson, Ph.D., professor of psychology and associate dean for faculty development, will give a live web lecture on sleep....
09/19/11

Alumna Draws on College Mission, Family History to Lead Successful Newspaper

  In her address to students, trustees and community members on Sept. 8, María Eugenia Ferré Rangel ‘89, president of the family-owned El Nuevo....
09/15/11

Video: Beautiful New On-Campus Apartments Augment Residence Life

Students give us tour of Figge Hall

The new residence hall for upperclassmen on the Holy Cross campus is the picture of modern living. On the inside loop of McCarthy Lane, near the Hart....
09/15/11

Watch 2-Minute Construction Time-Lapse Video of Figge Hall, New Apartment-Style Residence

Sure, 156 Holy Cross students are having the time of their lives living and learning in Figge Hall, the newly-constructed apartment-style residence....
09/02/11

Video, Photo Gallery: Class of 2015 Gets Many Helping Hands on Move-In Day

Admissions sets new records with incoming class

Members of the Class of 2015 got a taste of the supportive and tight-knit Holy Cross community they had been hearing about as soon as they arrived on....
08/04/11

Video: 103 Students Conducted Leading-Edge Research on Campus This Summer

Students describe experience as highlight of college career

A record 103 Holy Cross students spent their summer on campus engaged in leading-edge research across a range of disciplines. Students worked closely....
07/06/11

Video: Alumni Offer Students Valuable Lessons in Summer Business Program

Unique program exclusively for Holy Cross students

For a group of 24 Holy Cross students, the beginning of summer was all business. Shortly after finals, the students were back on campus for four....
06/02/11

Video: As One Chapter Ends, Another Begins

2011 grads on what’s next and what they’ll miss most about Holy Cross

Commencement day at Holy Cross is bittersweet for graduating students. On the one hand, after four years of hard work, they are proud to be receiving....
05/06/11

Senior Spotlight: ‘I Never Anticipated Growing So Much,’ Says Curran

NAME Colleen Curran HOMETOWN Alpharetta, Ga. AREAS OF STUDY English and self-designed medieval studies double major ACTIVITIES Ballroom Dance Team,....
05/06/11

Senior Spotlight: Enhancing Cultural Fluency Key Highlight of College Career for Wan Yi Fang

NAME Wan Yi Fang HOMETOWN Malden, Mass. AREAS OF STUDY Psychology major in the College Honors Program ACTIVITIES Publicity coordinator for House....
05/06/11

Senior Spotlight: Academics and Athletics Slam Dunk Experience for Andrew Keister

NAME Andrew Keister HOMETOWN Galloway, N.J. AREAS OF STUDY History major, art history minor, Peace and Conflict studies concentration ACTIVITIES....
05/06/11

Senior Spotlight: Science Research ‘Defined My Experience at Holy Cross,’ Says Metrano

NAME Anthony Metrano HOMETOWN North Attleborough, Mass. AREAS OF STUDY Chemistry and biology double major, in the College Honors Program ACTIVITIES....
05/06/11

Senior Spotlight: Valedictorian Miriam Westin Plans to Live Out Jesuit Ideals

NAME Miriam Westin HOMETOWN St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada AREAS OF STUDY Studio art major with a self-designed minor in architectural studies....
04/01/11

Watch Installation of Monumental Sculpture in 45-Second Time-Lapse Video

03/04/11

Tricia Rose Talks Hip-Hop Music and Culture

Acclaimed author spends full day with faculty and students

In a crowded Seelos Theatre on Feb. 7, Tricia Rose, acclaimed author of Hip Hop Wars and scholarly works on African-American culture, led a....
02/23/11

Video: College Historian Discusses Holy Cross’ Evolution

Watch the video (total time: 30:09) » Since its founding in 1843, Holy Cross has undergone many developments, or iterations as Rev. Anthony....
02/07/11

Video: Seniors Reflect on Their Final Semester at Holy Cross

Senior Convocation features personal reflections, performances

(total time: 01:58) What do you want to make of your last semester at Holy Cross? That was the question posed to the senior-year class gathered in....
12/22/10

Video: Watch Christmas Scenes from Holy Cross While College Choir Performs

Watch the video (total time: 03:43) » The Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Advent Festival of Lessons and Carols. Decorations up in St. Joseph....
12/03/10

Video: Students Program Robots in Computer Science Class

Watch the video (total time: 01:27) » Students at Holy Cross are learning more than HTML code in their computer science class. In the Techniques of....
11/12/10

Video, Photo Gallery: Leading Scientist, Fauci ’62, Meets with Students, Delivers Talk

For decades, Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. ’62 has been in the forefront of the battle against some of the biggest threats to global health, including....
10/15/10

Video: South African Students Explore Race and Diversity in Immersion Program

Seven from University of the Free State spend two weeks at Holy Cross

Despite the end of apartheid nearly 20 years ago, South Africa remains deeply divided along color lines. Racism and prejudice are particularly....
10/06/10

Video: StoryCorps Founder Dave Isay Discusses His Mission

Watch the video (total time: 01:43) » Dave Isay, founder of StoryCorps and author of Listening is an Act of Love, addressed more than 150....
10/01/10

Video, Photo Gallery: Community Gathers to Watch Topping-Off Ceremony of New Residence Hall

The Holy Cross community and members of the construction team celebrated a milestone in the progress of the College’s new residence hall with a....
08/03/10

Video: At Holy Cross, Conducting Hands-On Research With Science Faculty is Par for the Course

Four professors and their students share their experiences working in labs

Holy Cross students do not learn science solely by attending lectures and reading textbooks. From their first science course to their most....
08/03/10

Video: What Makes Science Education at Holy Cross So Distinctive?

New integrated science complex continues College’s storied tradition

Watch the video (total time: 02:53) » For decades, the College of the Holy Cross has enjoyed a stellar reputation for its science programs and for....
07/02/10

Video: Holy Cross Students Throw Birthday Parties for Children With Cancer

Student-driven effort blossomed from a professor’s challenge

Watch the video (total time: 02:45) » Four years ago, after her professor challenged students in the first-year course Moral Choices to change the....
05/24/10

Video: One Man’s Trash … Is Another’s Treasure

Watch the video (total time: 01:43) » As students move out of their dorms, Eco-Action, an environmental organization at the College of the Holy....
05/17/10

Video: In Lab Demonstrations, Prof. Jarret Offers a Window on Holy Cross’ Hands-on Approach to Chemistry

What do exploding balloons, imploding soda cans, and a homemade cork gun have in common? For Ron Jarret, professor of chemistry and dean for the....
04/22/10

Live Video: Chemistry Professor to Bring Science Alive in Eye-Popping Lab Demonstrations

On April 22 at 7:30 p.m., Ron Jarret, professor of chemistry and Dean for the Class of 2012, will give a live online lecture titled “Learning....
04/21/10

Video: ‘Don’t Go Green,’ Campus Leaders Urge Community

Watch the video (total time: 03:59) » As the 40th anniversary of Earth Day is celebrated around the globe, more than a dozen Holy Cross “celebs”....
03/26/10

Video: Blessing and Dedication Ceremony Mark Official Opening of $64 Million Science Complex

New facility will ‘attract and retain the nation’s finest science faculty and student

Holy Cross celebrated the official opening of the Integrated Science Complex on March 23. The new space ensures that the College will continue to....
03/12/10

Live Video: Holy Cross to Celebrate Opening of Integrated Science Complex on March 23

Several events are scheduled on March 23 to celebrate the official opening of the Integrated Science Complex, the most ambitious building project in....
03/04/10

Video: Watch As Students Reveal What They Love About Holy Cross

When asked what’s special about Holy Cross, students and alumni alike talk about the strong community. Actual statistics also indicate a level of....
01/27/10

Video: Watch Highlights of Speeches, Performances From Senior Convocation

Class of 2010 reflects on question, How can I best use the time I have left at Holy Cross?

In mid-January, seniors returning to campus for their final semester were invited to reflect on their first three-and-a-half years of college and to....
12/22/09

Video: Listen to a Performance of ‘O Holy Night’ Sung by College Choir

Watch the video (total time: 02:27) » A holiday tradition since 1978, the Office of the College Chaplains and the College Choir at Holy Cross host....
11/17/09

Video: Learn About Holy Cross’ Carbon Neutral Plan

College to cut carbon gas emissions 20 percent by 2015

Watch the video and PowerPoint presentation (total time: 36:55) » Holy Cross has established a goal of reducing carbon gas emissions 20 percent by....
10/07/09

Video: Best-Selling Author Greg Mortenson Talks About Value of Education

Two Holy Cross students from Afghanistan meet humanitarian during campus visit

Watch the video (total time: 03:55) » Greg Mortenson, co-author of the New York Times best-seller Three Cups of Tea, gave a talk on “Peace Through....
09/22/09

Video: Students Talk About ‘Invaluable Opportunities’ Afforded Through Summer Internship Program

At the Summer Internship Program Office’s inaugural poster session, participants shared their experiences with faculty, administrators, and peers.....
09/14/09

Video: Co-Curricular Organizations Offer Something for Everyone

More than 90 options ensure students will never be bored

What do you enjoy doing? We bet you can discover, develop, and live your passion through one of Holy Cross’ many co-curricular organizations. Maybe....
09/04/09

Video: Three Members of Holy Cross Community Share Their Battles With Cancer

College is flagship sponsor of Walk to Cure Cancer

Three members of the Holy Cross community are indebted to recent advances in the treatment of cancer. In a video, two professors and an administrator....
09/02/09

Video: Despite Rain, Incoming Students Enthusiastic, Excited on Move-In Day

The persistent rain from Tropical Storm Danny on Aug. 29 didn’t dampen the spirits of hundreds of Holy Cross students beginning their college....
09/02/09

Video: Students and Alumni Volunteer Their Time to Welcome First-Years

Approximately 30 alumni returned to Holy Cross on Aug. 29 to welcome first-year students and help them get settled into their new homes. Alumni were....
09/02/09

Photo Gallery: Hundreds of Volunteers Help Class of 2013 Move In

First-year students treated to warm welcome as their belongings are carried into residence halls

Related Information: • Video: Despite Rain, Incoming Students Enthusiastic, Excited on Move-In Day • Video: Students and Alumni Volunteer Their....
06/01/09

Video: Students Learn Ins and Outs of Non-Profit Sector in Weeklong Workshop

What does it take to effectively run a non-profit organization? Twenty-one Holy Cross students found out recently after taking part in the third....
04/08/09

Video: Ani Nalbandian ’09 Talks About Armenian Memorial and Charitable Concert

The daughter of an Armenian priest, Ani Nalbandian ’09 has always been actively engaged in the life of her church and community. In October 2007,....
02/24/09

Video: Career Planning Center Helps Students Hone Skills to Stand Out in Job Market

Increased staff, high visibility location strengthens office’s outreach

The addition of a new counselor in the Career Planning Center last year prompted the need for increased space. Now located across from the main....
02/12/09

Video: Enthusiasm Builds as Men’s Basketball Prepares to Take on Bucknell in Hart Center

Faculty, staff, and students comment on Patriot League rivalry

Athletics are part of the social fabric at Holy Cross. That’s expected to be clear in the Hart Center on Saturday afternoon when the men’s....
01/26/09

Video: Holy Cross Students Who Traveled to Watch Presidential Inauguration Share Their Reactions

Approximately 50 students from Holy Cross traveled to Washington, D.C., to witness the historic inauguration of President Barack Obama. Armed with a....
01/21/09

Watch Time-Lapse of New Science Building Now; On Jan. 23 Tune in to Watch Live Dedication and Blessing

As the 669 students enrolled in the 26 classes in the new Park B. and Linda Smith Laboratories learn in an atmosphere surrounded by cutting-edge....
01/15/09

Video: As Obama Prepares to Step Into Oval Office, Political Science Professor Discusses the American Presidency

Donald Brand, professor of political science at the College of the Holy Cross, recently answered some questions about President-Elect Barack Obama,....
09/05/08

Audio Slideshow: Holy Cross Admissions Director Talks About First-Year Class

Class of 2012 most selective, diverse in College’s history

An “at a glance” profile of the incoming class. Applicants: 7,227 Last year: 7,066 Accepted: 2,439 34 Last Year: 2,328 33 Enrolled: 739 Last....
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HCF1RST Book Drive
12/15/2017
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 1
Open to Campus Community Only
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Rethinking the Afropolitan: Photographs by Héctor Mediavilla and Christopher López
12/15/2017
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
O'Kane Hall Cantor Art Gallery
“Making Visual the Music of Ismael Rivera” | Photographs...
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Sam's Club Information
1/10/2018
Human Resources
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 1
Open to Campus Community Only
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Non-Profit Careers Conference
1/16/2018
Community Based Learning
Carol and Park B. Smith Hall Rehm Lib
The annual Non-Profit Careers Conference is held in January for...
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Non-Profit Careers Conference
1/17/2018
Community Based Learning
Carol and Park B. Smith Hall Rehm Lib
The annual Non-Profit Careers Conference is held in January for...
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HRA SRD Training Session
1/18/2018
Residence Life & Housing
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 405
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multifaith Prayer Service
1/23/2018
Featured
St Joseph Memorial Chapel Mary Chapel

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Crusader Internship Fund Orientation Information Session
1/25/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 406
Come to the Crusader Internship Fund Orientation to learn all the details...
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Male Involvement Coalition (MIC)
1/29/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Crusader Internship Fund Orientation Information Session
1/29/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 409
Come to the Crusader Internship Fund Orientation to learn all the details...
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Let's Talk Medical School with Dr. Michael Hallisey '82 (Event canceled)
1/30/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 320
Dr. Hallisey '82 returns to campus to share his journey from Holy Cross...
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MLK Book Read: Session 2
1/30/2018
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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MLK Book Read: Session 3
1/31/2018
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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Northeastern University Graduate Programs Info Table
1/31/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 4
Stop by the Northeastern University Graduate Programs Info...
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Let's Talk Medical School with Dr. Michael Hallisey '82
2/5/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 304(05)
Dr. Hallisey '82 returns to campus to share his journey from Holy...
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MLK Book Read: Session 4
2/5/2018
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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BSU Gathering
2/6/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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CCD - Real Estate Panel Discussion & Networking Event
2/6/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
Come to our annual Real Estate Panel Discussion and Networking...
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PepsiCo Recruiting Dinner
2/7/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 304(05)
By invitation only to students interviewing with PepsiCo. Selected...
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Crusader Internship Fund Orientation Information Session
2/7/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 409
Come to the Crusader Internship Fund Orientation to learn all the details...
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Sam's Club Information
2/8/2018
Human Resources
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 1
Open to Campus Community Only
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Tricia Bushnell Lecture
2/12/2018
McFarland Center for Religion
Carol and Park B. Smith Hall Rehm Lib
Open to the Public
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The Vagina Monologues
2/15/2018
Gender
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Ballroom & 328
The Vagina Monologues is an acclaimed play written by...
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BSU Fashion Show Party
2/23/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Ballroom & Dunn Rcpt
Open to the Public
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/27/2018
Counseling Center
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 3
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/27/2018
Counseling Center
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 5
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/27/2018
Counseling Center
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 4
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/27/2018
Counseling Center
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 2
Open to Campus Community Only
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Sustaining Ourselves: Courageous Self-Care
2/28/2018
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Dinand Library Levis Browsing Room
Social justice activists often experience burn out. This interactive...
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Northeastern University Graduate Programs Info Table
2/28/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 1
Stop by the Northeastern University Graduate Programs Info...
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BSU Gathering
3/13/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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Employee Information Meeting
3/15/2018
College Marketing and Communications
Kimball Hall Seelos Theater
Open to Campus Community Only
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Deloitte On-Campus Recruiting
3/15/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 405
Apply in Crusader Connections for an opportunity to interview on campus...
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BSU Gathering
4/3/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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Women's Appreciation Banquet
4/4/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Ballroom & 328
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